Period
to 26 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMware over the 6 months to 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VMware, Inc.

VMware
England > South East
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 36 45
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -9
Permanent jobs citing VMware 564 1,504 1,570
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 6.97% 5.97% 5.38%
As % of the Vendors category 17.74% 14.38% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 419 1,246 1,329
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,563 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.27% -2.21% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,600 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%

VMware is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,179 10,460 12,454
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.29% 41.49% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,444 8,032 9,920
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

VMware
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing VMware as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing VMware in the South East.

Salary trend for VMware in the South East

VMware
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing VMware in the South East over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for VMware in the South East

VMware
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +33 205 £49,000 +18.07% 40
Hampshire +4 174 £45,000 +20.00% 29
Berkshire +21 124 £55,000 +15.79% 23
Surrey -10 67 £50,000 +11.11% 20
West Sussex -11 57 £45,000 -6.25% 10
Buckinghamshire +42 42 £41,000 -1.20% 6
Oxfordshire +51 39 £47,500 +35.71% 11
Kent +14 37 £38,000 +11.48% 11
East Sussex -4 16 £32,500 -23.53% 2
VMware
England

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, IT jobs citing VMware also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for VMware.

1 367 (65.07%) Windows
2 347 (61.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 274 (48.58%) Active Directory
4 265 (46.99%) Microsoft
5 218 (38.65%) Azure
6 211 (37.41%) Windows Server
7 158 (28.01%) Office 365
7 158 (28.01%) Security Cleared
8 142 (25.18%) Hyper-V
9 138 (24.47%) Linux
10 124 (21.99%) Cisco
11 121 (21.45%) DNS
12 115 (20.39%) Citrix
13 112 (19.86%) DHCP
14 111 (19.68%) ITIL
14 111 (19.68%) SCCM
15 110 (19.50%) Data Centre
16 109 (19.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 105 (18.62%) SC Cleared
18 104 (18.44%) Windows Server 2016
19 100 (17.73%) PowerShell
20 96 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
21 93 (16.49%) AWS
22 92 (16.31%) SQL
23 86 (15.25%) vSphere
24 85 (15.07%) SQL Server
25 78 (13.83%) VMware ESXi
26 75 (13.30%) Firewall
27 74 (13.12%) Windows 10
28 69 (12.23%) WAN

VMware
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 66 (11.70%) MS Exchange
2 24 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 24 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.08%) Skype for Business
4 22 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (2.48%) IIS
6 8 (1.42%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.06%) Apache
8 5 (0.89%) Confluence
8 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.53%) JBoss
9 3 (0.53%) Jetty
9 3 (0.53%) nginx
10 2 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.18%) SAS
11 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (7.80%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Carpe Diem
2 4 (0.71%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 218 (38.65%) Azure
2 158 (28.01%) Office 365
3 93 (16.49%) AWS
4 50 (8.87%) IaaS
5 38 (6.74%) PaaS
6 19 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (3.19%) SaaS
8 15 (2.66%) Azure Active Directory
9 14 (2.48%) GCP
10 13 (2.30%) BPaaS
11 6 (1.06%) Mimecast
12 5 (0.89%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.53%) GitHub
14 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.35%) OpenShift
15 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
15 1 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
15 1 (0.18%) Heroku
15 1 (0.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 121 (21.45%) DNS
2 112 (19.86%) DHCP
3 75 (13.30%) Firewall
4 69 (12.23%) WAN
5 64 (11.35%) SAN
6 58 (10.28%) LAN
7 52 (9.22%) TCP/IP
8 36 (6.38%) VoIP
9 35 (6.21%) VPN
10 26 (4.61%) Skype
11 24 (4.26%) Network Security
12 21 (3.72%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (3.55%) VLAN
13 20 (3.55%) WLAN
14 19 (3.37%) NetScaler
15 18 (3.19%) OSPF
16 16 (2.84%) VSAN
16 16 (2.84%) Wireless
17 15 (2.66%) Fibre Channel
17 15 (2.66%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (15.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.42%) MySQL
3 6 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (0.89%) Relational Database
4 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (0.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.53%) GIS
6 3 (0.53%) QGIS
6 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.35%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.35%) InfluxDB
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.35%) SQLite
8 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (2.48%) Jenkins
1 14 (2.48%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (1.95%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.24%) SonarQube
4 6 (1.06%) Selenium
5 5 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (0.89%) JIRA
6 4 (0.71%) Subversion
7 3 (0.53%) GitLab
7 3 (0.53%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.35%) DbUnit
8 2 (0.35%) jMock
8 2 (0.35%) JUnit
8 2 (0.35%) Maven
8 2 (0.35%) Mockito
8 2 (0.35%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.18%) Ant
9 1 (0.18%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 33 (5.85%) Finance
2 20 (3.55%) Military
3 13 (2.30%) Telecoms
4 10 (1.77%) Public Sector
5 8 (1.42%) Legal
6 7 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.89%) French Language
8 4 (0.71%) Advertising
8 4 (0.71%) Banking
8 4 (0.71%) Korean Language
8 4 (0.71%) Norwegian Language
9 2 (0.35%) Electronics
9 2 (0.35%) Law
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
10 1 (0.18%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Police
10 1 (0.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (15.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 74 (13.12%) Support Engineer
3 56 (9.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 53 (9.40%) Architect
5 40 (7.09%) IT Engineer
6 37 (6.56%) Network Engineer
7 36 (6.38%) IT Support
8 35 (6.21%) VMware Engineer
9 34 (6.03%) Server Engineer
10 31 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
10 31 (5.50%) Analyst
10 31 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
11 30 (5.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (4.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 27 (4.79%) Administrator
14 25 (4.43%) Windows Engineer
15 22 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
15 22 (3.90%) Consultant
16 21 (3.72%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 21 (3.72%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.90%) REST
2 21 (3.72%) .NET
2 21 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
3 20 (3.55%) HTML
3 20 (3.55%) HTML5
4 19 (3.37%) CSS
5 18 (3.19%) .NET Core
6 17 (3.01%) AngularJS
6 17 (3.01%) CSS3
6 17 (3.01%) Node.js
7 15 (2.66%) JSON
7 15 (2.66%) React
7 15 (2.66%) Web Services
8 13 (2.30%) .NET Framework
8 13 (2.30%) WebRTC
9 9 (1.60%) RESTful
10 7 (1.24%) Kafka
11 6 (1.06%) pytest
12 5 (0.89%) gRPC
12 5 (0.89%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 110 (19.50%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.87%) Public Cloud
3 44 (7.80%) Hybrid Cloud
4 25 (4.43%) Private Cloud
5 20 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.55%) Video Conferencing
6 18 (3.19%) PKI
7 17 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.66%) Driving Licence
8 15 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (2.48%) Clustering
10 11 (1.95%) CMDB
11 10 (1.77%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.24%) Replication
13 6 (1.06%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.06%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
13 6 (1.06%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.71%) VxBlock/Vblock
15 3 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 367 (65.07%) Windows
2 211 (37.41%) Windows Server
3 138 (24.47%) Linux
4 104 (18.44%) Windows Server 2016
5 96 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (13.12%) Windows 10
7 62 (10.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 38 (6.74%) Windows Server 2019
9 36 (6.38%) Windows 7
10 24 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 20 (3.55%) Windows 8
12 15 (2.66%) CentOS
13 14 (2.48%) Unix
14 12 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.24%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.89%) Windows Vista
17 4 (0.71%) Solaris
18 2 (0.35%) Android
18 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
18 2 (0.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.68%) ITIL
2 109 (19.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 62 (10.99%) DevOps
4 60 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (7.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 42 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
6 38 (6.74%) Migration
7 35 (6.21%) Software Engineering
8 34 (6.03%) High Availability
9 32 (5.67%) Project Management
10 30 (5.32%) ITIL V3
11 29 (5.14%) Test Automation
12 28 (4.96%) Computer Science
12 28 (4.96%) IT Strategy
13 27 (4.79%) Mentoring
14 26 (4.61%) Presales
14 26 (4.61%) Service Delivery
15 24 (4.26%) Infrastructure as Code
16 23 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (4.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 100 (17.73%) PowerShell
2 92 (16.31%) SQL
3 26 (4.61%) Bash Shell
4 25 (4.43%) C++
5 24 (4.26%) C
6 23 (4.08%) Python
7 22 (3.90%) C#
8 21 (3.72%) JavaScript
9 20 (3.55%) Java
10 14 (2.48%) VB
11 8 (1.42%) Go
12 5 (0.89%) T-SQL
12 5 (0.89%) VBScript
13 4 (0.71%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.53%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.18%) Groovy
15 1 (0.18%) Perl
15 1 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 158 (28.01%) Security Cleared
2 105 (18.62%) SC Cleared
3 64 (11.35%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (11.35%) DV Cleared
4 63 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 59 (10.46%) CCNA
6 57 (10.11%) Degree
7 51 (9.04%) MCSE
8 35 (6.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 28 (4.96%) CCNP
10 13 (2.30%) MCSA
11 10 (1.77%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (1.60%) JNCIS
13 8 (1.42%) MCP
13 8 (1.42%) VCAP
14 7 (1.24%) CCA
15 6 (1.06%) VCDX
15 6 (1.06%) VCP6
16 5 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
16 5 (0.89%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.04%) SLA
2 14 (2.48%) QA
3 12 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.89%) GDPR
6 3 (0.53%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.35%) COBIT
8 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) HL7
8 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.18%) NIST
8 1 (0.18%) PMO
System Software
1 347 (61.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 274 (48.58%) Active Directory
3 142 (25.18%) Hyper-V
4 86 (15.25%) vSphere
5 78 (13.83%) VMware ESXi
6 42 (7.45%) Docker
7 33 (5.85%) VMware NSX
8 27 (4.79%) Virtual Desktop
8 27 (4.79%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (4.08%) XenApp
10 22 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
11 16 (2.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 13 (2.30%) VMware Server
13 11 (1.95%) KVM
14 10 (1.77%) XenDesktop
15 9 (1.60%) vCloud
16 7 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
17 6 (1.06%) Firmware
18 4 (0.71%) Citrix Hypervisor
19 3 (0.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 111 (19.68%) SCCM
2 60 (10.64%) SCOM
3 41 (7.27%) WSUS
4 31 (5.50%) Kubernetes
4 31 (5.50%) vCenter Server
5 21 (3.72%) Terraform
6 18 (3.19%) Ansible
7 16 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
8 15 (2.66%) EMC NetWorker
9 14 (2.48%) Backup Exec
9 14 (2.48%) NetBackup
10 13 (2.30%) PowerCLI
10 13 (2.30%) SCVMM
10 13 (2.30%) vRealize
11 11 (1.95%) vRealize Orchestrator
12 6 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (1.06%) SCOrch
13 5 (0.89%) Puppet
13 5 (0.89%) SCSM
13 5 (0.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 265 (46.99%) Microsoft
2 124 (21.99%) Cisco
3 115 (20.39%) Citrix
4 35 (6.21%) HP
4 35 (6.21%) Red Hat
5 34 (6.03%) EMC
6 26 (4.61%) Juniper
7 23 (4.08%) SolarWinds
8 22 (3.90%) Dell
8 22 (3.90%) Veeam
9 19 (3.37%) F5
10 18 (3.19%) Symantec
11 17 (3.01%) NetApp
11 17 (3.01%) Oracle
12 16 (2.84%) Meraki
13 15 (2.66%) Palo Alto
14 14 (2.48%) Google
15 10 (1.77%) Splunk
16 9 (1.60%) Brocade
16 9 (1.60%) McAfee